AIMEN(Coordinator) is a Non Profit association constituted by 110 companies, which supplies technological support to more than 400 companies dedicated to industrial or commercial activity related to metallurgy, automotive sector, mechanics, shipbuilding and others. AIMEN promotes and undertakes research, as well as improves design, simulation and joining technologies.
AIMEN has a large experience in R&D projects involving Materials Processing Technology and Robotics. AIMEN has a "Joining Technology Plant" and an electronics/robotics laboratory that provides facilities and expertise to develop the tasks involved in the project.
The mission of the mechanical engineering department is to generate knowledge related to industrial production, and to disseminate this knowledge for the benefit of society, industry and students. Knowledge building is based on strategic and applied research with a generic nature.
The focus of the group involved on CARLoS project is on design of model and sensor based control systems, human machine interfaces, automatic and real-time shop floor control and mobile robots. The group has been active in a number of national and EU projects e.g PACO-Plus, Eco2Painter, Flexplaint, Imcor, Pipeweld, Little helper, TAPAS and GISA.
INESC TEC is an Associated Laboratory coordinated by INESC Porto, a private non-profit institution having as associates the University of Porto, INESC and the Polytechnic Institute of Porto.
Under INESC TEC, 12 Units are active in research, technology transfer, knowledge valorisation and launching of spin-off companies. Its main areas are Telecommunications and Multimedia, Power Systems, Manufacturing Systems, Industrial Management, Information and Computer Graphics Systems, Optoelectronics and Electronic Systems, Robotics and Intelligent Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Real-Time Systems, Computer Science, Critical Software Systems and Innovation.
Robotnik Automation is a Spanish SME founded in 2002, and is mainly dedicated to the development of robotics related products, R&D projects so as production automation and robotic engineering services.
We have also obtained the EIBT (Innovative and High-Tech Enterprise) qualification, by the ANCES National Network, which recognizes Robotnik as a high tech company, with an innovative environment and high professional and technological formation.
The company was founded in 1984 as a performer of hardware and software projects for machine tools and related equipment. From 2006 we have established with sponsorship of C.N.A. (National Confederation of small companies and artisans) and other 7 members consortium MECINBO to develop engineering, design and manufacture of special machines, Bin Picking Robots with 3D vision.
Founded in September, 1999, DELTAMATIC has a core business, the design, development and manufacturing of industrial automation systems. DELTAMATIC, ISO9001 certified, devotes itself to the development of solutions for industrial processes’ automation in several industrial activity domains, namely food industry, loads’ movement industry, water treatment industry, etc.
DELTAMATIC’s competences concerns project and engineering, software, electric panels and electrical systems, for the industry in general. Its human team sustains high technical competences which are characterized by the using of solutions technically high advanced.
ATENASA was founded in 1978 dedicated to the design, manufacturing and installation of thermal, acoustic and fireproof insulations, and naval accommodation (Pre-outfitting, HVAC, exhaust and intake ducts, etc).
ATENASA has a long experience in Industry, Tertiary and Shipbuilding sectors, especially in Defense. ATEIN NAVAL is a main supplier in Navantia Shipyard, as in BAE and ASC (Australia), and with the Armada Española.
ATENASA is certified ISO 9001:2008, and in process to obtain ISO 14.000 and OHSAS 18.000
Since their foundation in 1951, Shipyards José Valiña, S.A have been dedicated to the construction of steel hull ships of multiple types, floating artefacts, repairs, lengthenings and conversions, fabrication of diverse industrial and naval machinery, plus machining and assembly of metallic structures.